SPC 1608: INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH
William Gombash, Ed.D.
Professor of Communications
Important: The purpose of this study guide is to assist you in understanding this course. It is not a substitute for attendance or taking notes during class.
I would strongly suggest...
Persuasive Speech Guidelines
You will choose a topic for your persuasive speech.
When considering a topic:
● will you have enough information to cover for the length of the speech?
● will your audience be interested in your viewpoint on this topic?
● will you...
OVERVIEW OF THE SPEECH COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication is the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech, writing, or signs. It stems from the Latin word “communnis,” which means common. To communicate means to reach out in order to share something in common. Defined...
II. People do not choose to be influenced by music, as music is scientifically influential to the human brain.
Olteteanu, Ion. "The formative function of musical interactions within social identity." Geopolitics, History, and International Relations 3.1 (2011): 215+. Academic...
be given a zero mark, and possibly fail the entire course.
Impromptu speech 10%
Informative speech (15% speech, 5% outline) 20%
Show and Tell Poster Session (10% speech, 10% poster) 20%
Assignment : Group Interaction 10%
Final Examination ...
SAMPLE PERSUASIVE OUTLINE
Student X February 17, 2005 Section AX Topic: Smoking in Society Goal: I want to persuade my audience that smoking is a health risk to all of society and that smokers should be encouraged to quit. Thesis: It is imperative for smokers to quit, benefiting society...
Speech Name _________________
Today silently read Chapter 14, “The Informative Speech,” on pages 321-353. Then label your paper and do one of the following:
*Define the terms listed on page 349 and write answers to the
“Review Questions” on page 350 for an A.
*Write answers to...
Persuasive Speech: Preparation Outline
General Purpose: to persuade
Specific Purpose: By the end of my speech, my audience will know that steroids are very easy to buy and there should be something done about this.
Central Idea: The public should not be allowed to get steroids for nonmedical...
（Inaugural Speech） 开创负责任的新时代（就职演说
the current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama previously issued a lot of public speaking when he studied at Harvard, served as a United States Senator from Illinois, 04’s keynote address, 08’s victory speech, 09’s...
Sport, Physical Activity and Antisocial Behaviour in Youth
Sport, Physical Activity and Antisocial Behaviour in Youth
Leesa Morris, Jo Sallybanks and Katie Willis
Australian Institute of Criminology Research and Public Policy Series No. 49
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Berlin Wall speech.
In June of 1963, President Kennedy paid visit to five Western European nations in order to build unity among American allies. After Germany’s defeat in the Second World War, the country had been divided into two, with East Germany under Soviet control and West Germany becoming...
Public Speaking Assignment #4
The Persuasive Speech Outline
I. Topic: Non-profit organization or charity organization
General Purpose: To persuade
Specific Purpose: To persuade the class to give back to our nation’s wounded warriors.
Claim of: One out of five veterans...
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Persuasive Public Speaking Actual Time_____________
Speech to Convince-a 6-8 minute formal presentation, given extemporaneously, where...
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Axia College University of Phoenix
Instructor Blaine Howard
A critical discourse analysis of President Obama First Inaugural Speech 2008
Language plays a prominent role in putting politic ideas into practice. At times, a struggle for power takes place by using language to carry out political actions. This paper is a critical discourse...
going to continue working on your Persuasive Speech. Refer to the instructions below for today’s work day guidelines.
Project Goal: The goal of this project is to choose a position, research both sides of the subject matter, and prepare and write a persuasive speech that is geared towards OPPONENTS...
Outline: Steroids persuasive speech
a. Attention-getter: S are associated with many health risks and can be potentially dangerous, however when used in the safest possible environment by the right individuals, I believe that steroids are not totally harmful.
Persuasive Speech Tips and Topics
How to write a persuasive speech
© Naomi Rockler-Gladen
Feb 1, 2007
1. Find an appropriate and interesting persuasive speech topic. For many students, this is one of the most difficult parts of writing a persuasive speech.
2. Know your audience well. To...
Speech 101: Introduction to Oral Communication
Professor: Amy London
Office: L & S Office “C”
Office Hours: M.T.W.Th. 2:00pm-3:00pm
Also, by appointment (please call or email)
Phone: (805) 986-5800 x 1943
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SELECTING A SPEECH TOPIC
When you need to select a speech
topic, considers these guidelines:
1. Are you interested in topic?
2. Do you already have information
through experience or study?
3. If you need further information,
do you have the time and resources
to find it?
4. Will you...
Sample Persuasive Speech Outline
Topic: Factory Farming
Organizational Pattern: Monroe’s Motivated Sequence
Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience that factory farms are dangerous and abusive and therefore need to be banned.
Primary Audience Outcome: I the want the audience to join...
Giving Your First Speech
Preparing your personal experience speech
1. Choose your topic. Don’t try to give your whole life history; instead, focus on one or two experiences in your life which have helped define who you are.
2. Find a creative way to develop your story—could it be any of these...
as it can be.
So if an athlete wants to add some muscle, what can they do? Well, they can work out…
or they can inject some anabolic steroids.
Steroids can bring quick benefits to anyone who wants to build up their physique. But in the longer term, those benefits can soon be outweighed by the...
civilian is the opposite of soldier; use e.g. person], if my brother, who played baseball in high school, would have used [wrong verb form: use had used] steroids to help his game he would have been kicked off the team. So [essentially conversational and meaningless; delete] why isn’t the same true for professional...
How to Prepare and Deliver a Persuasive Speech
Persuasive presentations are formal or informal presentations designed to influence the audience’s choices. Successful persuasion depends on the evidence and logic of the message, the credibility of the persuader, the psychological needs of the listeners...
Topic: Anabolic Steroids
Specific Purpose: To persuade and inform the audience about usage and the positive effects that can be brought out by them.
Thesis Statement: Steroids have been proven to have amazing capabilities and they could be the end of the search for the fountain of youth.
Preparing Your First Speech
Since this is a public speaking class, it means that you will indeed have to present speeches! Since many people become nervous at this prospect, I like to get the first one done early in the semester. It’s like ripping off a band-aid: rip it off fast...
Good persuasive speeches comprise three parts. Begin your speech with an attention-getter to hook the listeners. Once the listener becomes interested in the topic, outline the problem or the need of the issue and anticipate any counter-arguments. To drive the point home, present a call to action. Persuasive...
Steroids and sport. Dying to win.
The presence of drugs in sport is a worldwide problem. The World Anti Doping Agency is working hard to formulate a plan and strategy that will see all sports and all countries accept its code. There is nothing new about drugs and doping in sport. Even the Ancient...